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The Dressed to Kill range features single mystery ebooks featuring a traditional role play mystery at the bargain price of £8.40. We will be adding to the range as time progresses.

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Transatlantic Tragedy is a murder mystery for 8 players (4 female, 4 male characters) and is a relatively simple mystery, ideal for a players who haven't tried this kind of game before, as well as experienced players.

The action takes place aboard the luxury liner Olympia on a voyage from England to New York. A passenger fell overboard. Sadly he drowned before he recovered, but the remains of a package in his pocket tell you that he was a detective who had discovered a plan to destroy the Olympia. There is a bomb on-board that will detonate after dinner tonight. There is no way off, no way to call help. If you cannot discover who is the killer, and where he or she has hidden the bomb, you will all die. Enjoy your meal. It might be your last.

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Whether you want to spice up a dinner party or set a challenge for your team at work, Transatlantic Tragedy can provide the answer.

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  • Miss Lottie Lawson - young American heiress
  • Mrs Grace Lawson - Lottie's widowed mother
  • Lord Peter Callendar - young impoverished man about town and suitor for Lottie
  • [Ernest] Farthing - Malling's manservant
  • Caterena Vaslavia - Russian palmist, employed by the shipping company
  • Captain Abel Baker – American elderly ship’s captain
  • Jim Doyle – an Irish lad-about-town and gambling enthusiast
  • Doctor Petunia Campion - British academic historian and eccentric

Transatlantic Tragedy is written by Brian Clegg, best-selling author of Organizing a Murder, with over 40 conventional books in print including Instant Stress Management, Inflight Science, Build Your Own Time Machine and Infinity.

Please note that this ebook is licensed solely to the buyer and may not be distributed or resold in electronic or paper form.